A decision on the siting of a seaport could improve the prospects of the restoration of the lizards, which were once believed to be extinct.
After easing laws against the drug last year, the government is looking to create a “wellness tourism” with legal marijuana businesses at its core.
The city’s Environmental Protection Department and the Billion Oyster Project are placing tens thousands of oysters in Jamaica Bay to renew their population.
The most promising initial lead in the killing of Karina Vetrano — DNA evidence quite likely from the assailant — has not helped identify a suspect, a law enforcement official said.
Usain Bolt successfully completed a triple gold medal quest for the third straight time in the Summer Games, and the United States women’s water polo team repeated as Olympic champions.
Ruth Jebet came just short of setting a world record to win gold, and Emma Coburn won bronze, the United States’ first steeplechase medal.
Bolt became the first runner to win the 100 meters at three straight Olympics. The American Justin Gatlin was second.
How does this island nation dominate track and field? It’s about culture, not genetics.
Karina Vetrano, an avid photographer and blogger, was killed during a run through the marshland in Howard Beach, Queens.
The owner of the Elmhurst Dairy plant, the last to package milk within the city limits, said he would close it because it was no longer profitable.